N. Ireland LEAD 579i & EDUC 511i 2018

Ed Reform: Educational Systems in Post-Conflict Environments

This course pays particular attention to the role of education in perpetuating and/or ameliorating the conditions that exist in Northern Ireland. This course investigates this largely segregated society from both a historical perspective as well as from within the context of this post-conflict era.

Important Dates Date
Application Opens October 13, 2018  APPLY
Application Closes October 27, 2018 
Travel Dates March 24 - 30, 2018
Pre-Trip Session: TBD (Early March)
Post-session TBD (Mid April)
Expense Cost
USD Tuition $2,250
Global Study Fee $   350
Estimated Travel Costs $   650*
Total Estimated Expense: $3,250

* Return airfare to Belfast not included. Accommodation assumes a double occupancy rate.


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Please note: 

1. To submit an application, you need: a current passport (valid for six months after intended date of re-entry to the US) and the contact information for two people who will serve as your emergency contacts.

2. The estimated program costs includes accommodation, transportation for in-country program activities, some meals and program costs. Students will need to budget for some additional meals and incidental costs.

3. Upon registration, you will be billed a non-refundable $150 deposit.

4. When you receive confirmation that you have been accepted to the course, you need to book your own flights.